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CIAO   
Description The remarkable science capabilities of the Chandra X-ray Observatory demanded new, flexible, multi-dimensional software to analyze the data it returned. The result is CIAO, a system that has proven itself useful for the analysis of data from other, non-X-ray missions, because of the mission independence that is the basis of the CIAO design.
Version installed Fedora-26 : CIAO v4.10 (installed in July 2018).
Usage At the command prompt, type:
source /usr/pkg/lheasoft/ciao-4.8/bin/ciao.csh
Then simply type ciao, and CIAO will be setup and ready to use in that terminal window.
Upgrade Notes Changes and improvements in version 4.8 are described in What's New for CIAO 4.10.
Manuals and
Documentation
Look at the Introduction to CIAO Tools and Applications page, and visit the Analysis Guides page.
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